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The diary of Edmund Heller, October 9, 1917-January 12, 1918 : covering his return trip from the First Asiatic Expedition led by Roy Chapman Andrews of the American Museum of Natural History.

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dc.contributor.author Heller, Edmund
dc.date.accessioned 2017-09-22T15:27:58Z
dc.date.available 2017-09-22T15:27:58Z
dc.date.issued 1918
dc.identifier.uri http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/handle/2246/6731
dc.description Library also has a typed transcript ([120] leaves ; 28 cm.) shelved in Special Collections (in same box as original ms.)which was edited and transcribed by Frederic A. Sharf and prepared by Carol Baird Rich in 1994. en_US
dc.description.abstract This diary recounts Edmund Heller’s travels on his solo return journey after participating in the First Asiatic Zoological Expedition. Entries discuss the sites and architecture, observations about the local flora and fauna, weather, the culture and people, and goods for sale. They also describe his social engagements and the various institutions he visited during his travels. Locations mentioned include Shanghai, Peking, Seoul, Yokohama, Tokyo, Honolulu and Berkeley, Stanford and San Francisco in California. en_US
dc.language.iso en_US en_US
dc.subject East Asia -- Description and travel. en_US
dc.subject Mammals -- East Asia -- Collection and preservation. en_US
dc.subject Heller, Edmund, 1875-1939 -- Travel -- East Asia. en_US
dc.subject Asiatic Zoölogical Expedition of the American Museum of Natural History (1st : 1916-1917) en_US
dc.title The diary of Edmund Heller, October 9, 1917-January 12, 1918 : covering his return trip from the First Asiatic Expedition led by Roy Chapman Andrews of the American Museum of Natural History. en_US
dc.type Book en_US


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